Newsreel stories reformatted for classroom presentation. THE FLIGHT FROM HUNGARY UN TROOPS TAKE-OVER IN SUEZ RUINS OF POMPEII, ITALY PAINTING ON PIN-HEADS (GENOA, ITALY) RELIGION - THE HOLY CRAGS OF MONTSERRAT, SPAIN ANIMALS A NATIONAL MONUMENT UNDERGROUND THE NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY Topic: Newsreels
0:34:25 - UN CONDEMNS RED CHINA VS delegates at United Nations political committee session vote on resolution / General Matthew Ridgway studies war map in war zone / American infantry soldiers advance through snow covered landscape, battle front, Korea (UN forces counterattack, slowing down Chinese and North Korean troops penetrating south of Seoul, Korean War - January, 1951) 0:36:27 - GEN. EISENHOWER SURVEYS ATLANTIC PACT DEFENSES President Harry S Truman, Secretary of State, Dean Acheson,... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
President Auriol of France visits the United States. Inside the Chalk River atomic plant. General Douglas McArthur returns to the United States, visiting San Francisco, among other cities. More stories. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
0:56:00 - THE WORLD IN THE CAMERA Volunteer political workers walk through entrance marked Eisenhower headquarters / Senator Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. enters Dwight Eisenhower as candidate in New Hampshire Republican primary election...stands in front of large blow-up photograph on wall of Eisenhower image (SYNCH-SOUND) / Dwight Eisenhower as Supreme Allied Commander in Europe (NATO) speaks (SYNCH-SOUND) / pretty volunteer worker mails political leaflets...sign reads; WE LIKE IKE...also, I LIKE... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Short pieces produced from Pathé News footage. America's Changing Scene: The End of the "El": On the end of the Third Avenue El (elevated rapid transit railroad) in Manhattan, New York. Many great shots, including Chinatown, the stations, and running POV from operators' position past houses close to the track structure. America's Heritage: The Statue of Liberty VS Statue of Liberty, including historical stills of conception and construction, tourists visiting, statue from various... favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
0:37:00 - VS Typhoon hits Kyushu, Japan; wrecked houses / flood damage / fires rage at night / school children in classroom, widespread destruction from typhoon, in BG, outside school window 0:38:34 - VS Hurricane hits Louisiana on gulf coast; flood waters, rescue workers, wrecked homes / two mailboxes, just above flood water 0:40:20 - VS workers build Mayflower replica in shipyard, England / ship sent down slipway of yard 0:41:12 - Army medics jump from transport plane in parachute drill...
1:21:00 - KEEPING UP WITH THE CANDIDATES - USA EISENHOWER AND NIXON President Dwight Eisenhower strolls garden at Gettysburg, Penna. home, with wife, Mamie Eisenhower...also shown with grandson and granddaughter, David and Barbara Eisenhower / President Eisenhower & VP Richard Nixon, also their wives, Mamie Eisenhower & Pat Nixon, attend political meeting with Republican party supporters in outdoor tent / Eisenhower looks at an IKE umbrella; re-election campaign souvenir / President...
President Auriol of France visits the United States. Inside the Chalk River atomic plant. General Douglas McArthur returns to the United States, visiting San Francisco, among other cities. More stories.
Newsreel stories reformatted for classroom use. Segments include: United Nations Condemns Red China (on the Korean War); General Eisenhower Surveys Atlantic Pact Defenses; Air News; The 82nd U.S. Congress Opens; humorous scientific demonstration on properties of liquid air; skiers on Mt. Hood, Oregon; waterskiiers at Cypress Gardens, Florida; Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address, delivered by an actor impersonating Lincoln (a similar but shorter sequence appears in the film FREEDOM HIGHWAY,... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Newsreels, Korean War
Newsreel stories reformatted for educational presentation, including the assassination attempt on President Harry S. Truman. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Newsreels, Presidents
Newsreel stories reformatted for classroom use. Includes: United Nations Condemns Russia; Carrier Landings by Mirror; Arctic Ice Cap Adventure; Hummingbird Sanctuary; Low-Level Crop Dusters; Centuries of Telling Time; Old and New in Guided Missiles, showing a jet engine exploding when metal is dropped into it; and New York State's Erie Canal. favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topic: Newsreels
0:25:00 - PROBLEMS OF THE FREE WORLD Aerial of Trieste, Italy / Marshal Tito of Yugoslavia looks through binoculars as soldiers invade / flag goes up pole and people applaud / anti-American riot at US consulate in Yugoslavia (Balkan 'powder-keg' in Europe, October, 1953) 0:26:32 - Korean students in Seoul, South Korea, protest against presence of Indian soldiers at POW repatriation camps 0:26:55 - French soldiers fight communist Viet Minh in rice fields of Indo-China (Vietnam) 0:27:19 - KEEPING...
1:19;00 1;19:55 - President Harry Truman seated in airplane, looks through binoculars to observe flood damage, towns along Missouri River / aerial, rooftops of homes in area almost submerged by flood / people throw sandbags to reinforce dikes and levees to fight flood waters (Council Bluffs, Iowa) / helicopter flies over town almost underwater 1:21:00 - SLO MO submarine emerges (almost leaps!) out of water (USS Pickeral) / CAM tracks annual tidal wave (small) up Seine River, France (a sure sign... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Newsreel stories reformatted for classroom presentation. Includes: Dwight D. Eisenhower enters 1952 Republican party primary; blizzard at California's Donner Pass; Winston Churchill visits the United States; nuclear test at Frenchman's Flat, Nevada; Italian man sculpts human and animal figurines out of raw vegetables; new camera developed to track guided missiles in flight; history and landmarks of the Territory of Hawaii; captain Henrik Kurt Carlsen and his heroism at the helm of sinking... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Newsreels, Atomic-nuclear: Weapons, Cold War
Newsreel stories reformatted for educational presentation, including the assassination attempt on President Harry S. Truman. favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Newsreels, Presidents